South Stormont – On April 12, 2016 at approximately 9:37am, SD&G OPP responded to a report of a domestic situation at a residence in the Village of Newington, South Stormont Township. Investigation indicated that a male was in contravention of a condition (not to possess crossbow). Further information revealed historical domestic assaults involving his ex-spouse as the victim.
The 26-year-old male from South Stormont Township was arrested and is charged with;
– Possession of a Firearm Contrary to Prohibition Order
– Assault (2 counts)
He was held in custody pending a court appearance (bail) at the Ontario Court of Justice in Cornwall. His name is being withheld in order to protect the identity of the victim.
Anyone with information regarding the person(s) responsible for any incident should immediately contact SD&G OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call CRIME STOPPERS at 1-800-222-8477 where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.